Rhubarb Anise Dairy-Free Ice Cream

Rhubarb Anise Dairy-Free Ice Cream | Happy Food Healthy Life

Bring your adult taste buds to the table and enjoy this sophisticated and refreshing dairy-free ice cream. You know how when you scoop out a perfect bowl of ice cream, get all settled in on the couch and are ready to watch your favorite show, and then all of a sudden the little kidlet snuggles right up next to you, looks at you with those puppy-dog eyes and you know you … [Read more...]

Healthy Apple Carrot Cake with Greek Yogurt Frosting

Healthy Apple Carrot Cake with Greek Yogurt Frosting | minimal added sugar. lots of sweet flavor. perfect afternoon treat. | Happy Food Healthy Life

This past weekend, I attended my niece's 11th birthday party. Such a fun age on the cusp of her teenage years. We have a special bond that I absolutely adore even more as she is growing into the sweetest young woman (gah, I hated it when someone older called me a young woman back when I was one). But really, she's quirky, she's crazy, and she's full of in-your-face personality. … [Read more...]

5 Essentials to Pack for a Healthy Vacation


Make sure when you pack for your summer vacation, you are setting yourself up for success by packing these 5 ESSENTIALS FOR A HEALTHY VACATION. I enjoyed creating this Summertime survival post for you on behalf of Socialstars and Ricola®. As always, all opinions are my own. So have you gone on summer vacation yet? Are you planning to?  I was able to get away a couple … [Read more...]

Hard Mocha Freeze


There's nothing like cooling down after a blazin' hot day with this frosty adult drink to kick things up a notch. This post was brought to you by Everclear®, the “original” grain alcohol, and Luxco. I received compensation to write this post. The opinions and text are all mine. So I have been waiting for the perfect moment to make this big announcement. My life has changed … [Read more...]

Nutty No-Bake Protein Bars

Nutty No-Bake Protein Bars - the perfect healthy snack for when you're on-the-go | Happy Food Healthy LIfe

No Added Sweeteners. Lots of nuts. And No-Bake! The perfect on-the-go snack! Today is a day that is forever in my memory. A day that always stops me in my tracks when I realize the date. July 13th. My sweet grandma’s birthday. She may not be here still. But memories of her constantly cross my mind on an almost-daily basis. In almost everything I do, I think about her. … [Read more...]